Gov. Kay Ivey Affirms Appointment of New Bullock County Coroner

Kathy Scott Bullock County Coroner

Bullock County Coroner Kathy Scott – Photo provided by Bullock Co. Probate Judge James Tatum

Bullock County Probate Judge James Tatum has contacted Alabama News Network to say that Gov. Kay Ivey has affirmed the appointment of Kathy Scott as coroner of Bullock County.

Tatum had appointed Scott as Special Coroner on October 14 after the death of Coroner Sidney Jernigan.

Scott is the first female coroner in Bullock County history. The position will be up for election with all other county races in 2022.

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